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  • ‘We stopped Messi, so we can stop Harry Kane,’ says Croatia boss Zlatko Dalic

    first_img Latest World Cup 2018 1 diamond geezer Croatia manager Zlatko Dalic has insisted his team do not fear World Cup 2018 semi-final opponents England and believes they can keep Harry Kane quiet.The Vatreni defeated Russia on penalties, earning them a clash with the Three Lions on Wednesday night. Dele Alli reveals pre-match rituals and lucky charms he has before matches misery And Dalic has also praised England star Raheem Sterling, while applauding their performances on the way to the semi-finals.He added: “I wouldn’t say there are any glaring weaknesses – they are in the semi-finals, that says it all.“They showed from the games I’ve seen so far that they play direct football and they are very fast.“They are really good at set-pieces and their tall players are dangerous at corners.“I think Raheem Sterling is an important player because he is really fast and his combination with Harry Kane is really dangerous.“But we believe in our strengths. We don’t fear England.”Listen to live commentary of Croatia vs England in the World Cup semi-finals on talkSPORT, Wednesday, July 11. ‘It could have been me’ – Allardyce admits World Cup was tough to watch A reminder to Liverpool fans about the very comical threat Neymar offers England dispatched Sweden with ease in the quarter-finals and have impressed with Kane scoring six goals so far and displaying incredible threat at set-pieces.But Dalic isn’t too worried as he feels his team have already shown they’re able to take down the world’s best footballers.“He [Kane] is top scorer – he’s not easy to stop,” he said. “But we have top centre-backs. We managed to stop Messi and [Christian] Eriksen so hopefully we can stop Kane.” Learn the words for England’s catchy Gareth Southgate song Why does Luis Suarez kiss his wrist when he celebrates a goal? Fallon d’Floor Pure class center_img Good times Watch every goal England scored at the 2018 World Cup Paul Pogba buys France World Cup winners specially designed rings Olivier Giroud confirms N’Golo Kante is the nicest man in football Arsenal star Laurent Koscielny admits he didn’t want France to win World Cup You’re the one England striker Harry Kane has scored six goals at World Cup 2018. Shy guy SUPERSTITION LU BEAUTY NO JOY Southgate makes young England fan’s day by replying to his letter last_img read more